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India's Women Members of the CA Institute - A flexi working portal

The CA Institute has launched a ‘flexi working portal for its women members’. 

This portal– http://womenportal.icai.org/ will help women members of the CA Institute find suitable opportunities including part-time/flexi-hours jobs, or jobs with work from home option, K Raghu, President of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India said. 85 more words

In The News

Why do employees choose to work in a coffee house or library?

Working in third places has become all the more common. In lively city centers particularly coffee houses and libraries attract many employees who search for a place to work between meetings or sometimes for a whole day. 583 more words

Research

C'est La Vie: France bans after-hours email

In a bold move, French labour unions and employers’ federations have signed a legally binding agreement that stops “workday creep” — for some.

Recognising an assault on the country’s famous 35-hour week through the ability of bosses to invade their employees’ home lives via smartphone day and night, the agreement requires employers in a portion of the technology and consultancy sectors to make sure staff disconnect digitally from work during the rest periods already mandated by law. 648 more words

The Human Resource

Uncovering the truth about engaging employees through remote work

Every company makes it a continuous goal to maintain high levels of employee retention and productivity, but some may be surprised to learn that the best way to achieve this goal isn’t by constantly standing over people’s shoulders and monitoring them every minute of the day. 478 more words

Employee Engagement

Flexible working

The last time I blogged, I was feeling rather down about the lack of provisions and support for me and my son. Since then things hit rock bottom but are now, I say tentatively, on the up. 200 more words

Balancing Work With Family Life

Employers and flexible working: Is it really such a stretch?

Single parents are often the sole earners and childcare providers in their family, so flexible working can be a lifeline in helping them to get a decent job whilst meeting their care responsibilities. 609 more words

Balancing Work With Family Life